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  • LETTER: Well done to our Commonwealth heroes

    LETTER: Well done to our Commonwealth heroes

    By Jan Cole on Fri 08 Oct 2010

    Sir, Why are we so poor at celebrating local sporting success?

  • ParkesLife: Inbetweeners' Gilbert gives warning to students

    ParkesLife: Inbetweeners' Gilbert gives warning to students

    By Amy Westby on Thu 07 Oct 2010

    IF I was to mention the names Jay, Will, Simon and Neil–there’s a good chance that some people would know straight away who I was referring to.

  • Winners and losers on child benefit

    Winners and losers on child benefit

    By Councillor Thomas Fenoughty on Tue 05 Oct 2010

    Sir, It was distressing yesterday to read in a national newspaper the sob-story of a lady who is losing her child benefits.

  • Unappetising thought

    Unappetising thought

    By Des Buckley on Mon 04 Oct 2010

    Sir, Regarding the sale of halal meat, I find the thought of unwittingly consuming meat from animals that have been slaughtered in this most barbaric manner most repulsive.

  • Why we should all be using cloth nappies

    Why we should all be using cloth nappies

    By Mrs L Cain on Thu 30 Sep 2010

    Sir - I just wanted to write in support of the comments made by Ann Roche in her letter "Reduce and Reuse" (see Advertiser, September 24th).

  • We need an alternative to capitalism

    We need an alternative to capitalism

    By Neil Adshead on Tue 28 Sep 2010

    Sir, Forget the whole media talk of ‘Red Ed’ and the whole Labour conference, before the result of the Labour leadership we had the Liberal Democrats Conference where last we had the government’s business secretary Vince Cable talking up the faults of capi

  • Thanks for help on Ride for Life

    Thanks for help on Ride for Life

    By Ron Webster on Tue 28 Sep 2010

    Dear Sir, I write following a memorial bike ride, "Ride for Life" which took place in Rotherham on Sunday last.

  • ParkesLife: Winter is on its way

    ParkesLife: Winter is on its way

    By Amy Westby (nee Parkes) on Fri 24 Sep 2010

    THERE really is a chill in the air now which means one thing...winter is on its way.
    I love autumn, I love the colours of the leaves and the anticipation of Halloween and Bonfire Night but what I don’t love is the drop in temperature.

  • Free schools would be bad for Rotherham

    Free schools would be bad for Rotherham

    By Susan Brook, on Tue 21 Sep 2010

    Sir, I write in response to the articles on 'Free Schools' published on the 17th September and the 27th August.

  • Rotherham's hidden transport gem

    Rotherham's hidden transport gem

    By Stuart Lodge on Mon 20 Sep 2010

    Sir, The museum would like to thank everyone who supported The South Yorkshire Transport Rally on September 19 at Meadowhall coach park.

  • Show you care about low-paid renters

    Show you care about low-paid renters

    By Michael Conlon on Mon 20 Sep 2010

    Sir, May I recommend MP John Healey, the Shadow Housing minister stops showing himself through your paper making out he cares about the low paid and people struggling to pay rent.

  • Speaking up for the youth of today

    Speaking up for the youth of today

    By Chloe Shaw on Sun 19 Sep 2010

    Sir- I for one, and every single young person that I speak to is fed up of the bad press which affects young people in this area and, indeed, throughout the rest of the UK.

  • ParkesLife: Daybreak? Not my cup of tea!

    ParkesLife: Daybreak? Not my cup of tea!

    By Amy Westby on Thu 16 Sep 2010

    I DON’T really get time to watch television in a morning, I’m usually dashing about juggling my straighteners with a slice of toast.

  • Way forward for Maltby Town Council

    Way forward for Maltby Town Council

    By David Fleming on Mon 13 Sep 2010

    Dear Sir, You will by now received your report from your Maltby correspondent which will contain his report on the Maltby Town Council meeting on Thursday, September 10.

  • Only independents can restore pride

    Only independents can restore pride

    By Michael Conlon on Sat 11 Sep 2010

    Sir -In response to Mr Platt not standing for next election, you claim you support New Labour. Are you proud of the mess they left us in after years following Tory policies?

  • Lack of buses making life difficult

    Lack of buses making life difficult

    By Chris Wheeler on Sat 11 Sep 2010

    Sir-I recently moved to Rockingham and was disappointed to say the least by the lack of public transport to Rotherham town centre.